School term dates 

School term dates, holidays and teacher in service days for North Ayrshire schools.

All schools except Arran
Teachers in service Monday 25 September 2017
Schools close Friday 13 October 2017
Teachers in service Monday 23 October 2017
Schools re-open Tuesday 24 October 2017
Local holiday Friday 17 November 2017
Local holiday Monday 20 November 2017
Schools close Friday 22 December 2017
Schools re-open Monday 8 January 2018
Local holiday Friday 9 February 2018
Local holiday Monday 12 February 2018
Local holiday Tuesday 13 February 2018
Teachers in service Wednesday 14 February 2018
Pupils return Thursday 15 February 2018
Schools close Thursday 29 March 2018
Schools re-open Monday 16 April 2018
 May Day Monday 7 May 2018
 Local holiday  Friday 25 May 2018
Teachers in service  Monday 28 May 2018
 Schools close  Friday 29 June 2018 
Arran schools
Teachers in service Monday 25 September 2017
Schools close Friday 6 October 2017
Teachers in service Monday 23 October 2017
Schools re-open Tuesday 24 October 2017
Schools close Friday 22 December 2017
Schools re-open Monday 8 January 2018
Local holiday Monday 12 February 2018
Local holiday Tuesday 13 February 2018
Teachers in service Wednesday 14 February 2018
Pupils return Thursday 15 February 2018
Schools close Thursday 29 March 2018
Schools re-open Monday 16 April 2018
May Day Monday 7 May 2018
Teachers in service Monday 28 May 2018
Schools close Friday 29 June 2018

2017-18 school term dates

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2018-19 school term dates

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Family holidays

If your child is absent because of a holiday booked outside the school holidays dates it'll be marked as an unauthorised absence, even if you've told the school.

Absences of more than 4 weeks, where your child is overseas visiting family, or is absent because their parents are travelling people, will be marked as an authorised absence.

Contact Education and Youth Employment

Email

education@north-ayrshire.gov.uk

Telephone

01294 324400

Address

Education and Youth Employment, North Ayrshire Council, Cunninghame House, Irvine, KA12 8EE